Press Statement

ASK concerned at Unnatural Death of BDR Members

Ain o Salish Kendra (ASK) is expressing its deep concern over the ‘unnatural death’ of a number of Bangladesh Rifles soldiers. From newspaper reports we have come to know that…

Pilkhana Tragedy: ASK Demands Proper and Independent Investigation

The lingering note of mourning following the barbaric and tragic murders which occurred at the BDR Headquarters between 25-26 February 2009 has not yet faded. The investigation committee set up…

The Need for a Collaborative Effort on Behalf of Everybody in order to Overcome the Crisis Arising from the Incidents Which Occurred at the BDR Headquarters

Ain o Salish Kendra (ASK) is stunned at the unprecedented heinous actions of some BDR members which occurred at the BDR Headquarters. We condemn the same in the strictest of…

UN Review of Bangladesh Human Rights Record at UPR

NGOS welcome pledge on war criminals trials, regret missed opportunity on CHT Accord and women’s rights, and rejection of Refugee Convention On Tuesday 3 February, Bangladesh underwent its first Universal…

UN Reviews Bangladesh Human Rights Record Today

The Human Rights Council will today review Bangladesh’s human rights record for the four period 2004-2008. This is the first time that Bangladesh’s record is being reviewed as part of…

Human Rights in Bangladesh 2008 (Bangla)Human Rights in Bangladesh 2008 (Bangla)

Human Rights in Bangladesh 2008 (Bangla)

Editor: Sara Hossain Contributors Acknowledgments Browse by Content Introduction and Overview Institutional Developments Legislative and Policy Development Judgments on Fundamental Rights Right to Life Right to Liberty Right to Fair…